SYMPHONY NO. 2 IN E MINOR. ASSAI MODERATO (FIRST MOVEMENT) (SKETCHES) Furtwängler, Wilhelm
Holograph, signed, in pencil. Draft of portion of 1st movement of composer’s Symphony no. 2 in full orchestral score, roughly corresponding to bars 303-314 in finished work. At end of p. 50: La Prairie, 14. VI. 45. Includes handwritten note by Elisabeth Furtwängler, composer’s wife, to Dr. Paul Niehans, director of Clinique La Prairie, offering the present score pages and indicating differences from the final version. Probably signed and dated subsequent to creation as indicated by proximity of date of signature to date of letter from composer’s wife indicating variances from finished work.
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